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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Arthropoda (phylum)  »  Malacostraca (class)  »  Decapoda (order)  »  Geryonidae (family)

CAAB Code: 28 910001 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Chaceon bicolor   Manning & Hothuis, 1989

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 28 - Crustacea - Malacostraca Malacostracans: isopods, amphipods, euphausiids and decapods (prawns, lobsters, crabs, etc.)

CSIRO Marine Invertebrate Image Collection (MIIC)
Catalogue Number: MIIC-04589
CSIRO Specimen Reference: IN2017_V03_100_104
Survey: IN2017_V03 [details]
Position: -28.0615° 154.08167°
Depth: 1021 metres

Image by: Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Licence: Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike (CC BY-NC-SA)
Rights: CSIRO - Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Family: 28 910 Geryonidae (crabs) - show full list
Common Name: Eastern Crystal Crab
Common Names List: eastern crystal crab
Standard (Commercial) Name(s): Eastern Crystal Crab
Organism Type: a crab
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 28 910901     Chaceon spp.
Previous Codes
(if any)
00 702008, 702008
Distribution map:
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Taxon Notes:This code replaces previous (interim) CAAB code 00 702008 (FISHLIST 702008).

Australian Faunal Directory (AFD)
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
ITIS (USA) 620982

View at ITIS
World Register of Marine Species
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2016-05-11
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
Record source: Davie, P.J.F., Short, J.W., 1989. Deepwater Brachyura (Crustacea: Decapoda) from southern Queensland, Australia with descriptions of four new species., Memoirs of the Queensland Museum, Vol. 27(2): 157-187.
Scientific Name
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Davie, P.J.F., Ng, P.K.L., Dawson, E.W., 2007. A new species of deep-sea crab of the genus Chaceon Manning & Holthuis, 1989 (Crustacea: Decapoda: Geryonidae) from Western Australia., Zootaxa, Vol. 1505: 51-62.
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